Low back pain in adults: a puzzle for the nurse in primary care?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/600469
Title:
Low back pain in adults: a puzzle for the nurse in primary care?
Authors:
O'Connor, Laserina
Publisher:
Nursing in General Practice
Journal:
Nursing in General Practice
Issue Date:
Feb-2016
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/600469
Abstract:
Introduction Low back pain, or back pain is a leading cause of disability worldwide1, threatening function, mental health and quality of life2,3 and is managed mostly within primary care. In the Republic of Ireland (ROI) approximately 35.5% of the population experiences chronic pain.4,5 Back pain is the most common cause of chronic pain in Europe6 as well as in the ROI (47.6%).4
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
PRIMARY CARE; BACK PAIN; NURSING

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorO'Connor, Laserinaen
dc.date.accessioned2016-03-02T13:10:17Zen
dc.date.available2016-03-02T13:10:17Zen
dc.date.issued2016-02en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/600469en
dc.description.abstractIntroduction Low back pain, or back pain is a leading cause of disability worldwide1, threatening function, mental health and quality of life2,3 and is managed mostly within primary care. In the Republic of Ireland (ROI) approximately 35.5% of the population experiences chronic pain.4,5 Back pain is the most common cause of chronic pain in Europe6 as well as in the ROI (47.6%).4en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherNursing in General Practiceen
dc.subjectPRIMARY CAREen
dc.subjectBACK PAINen
dc.subjectNURSINGen
dc.titleLow back pain in adults: a puzzle for the nurse in primary care?en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalNursing in General Practiceen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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